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After Orlando: A Collection of Readings

As we commemorate the three-year anniversary of the Pulse Nightclub shooting in Orlando, the largest episode of civilian gun violence in the history of the US, The Association for Theatre in Higher Education appropriately turns to theatre to help us commemorate the occasion through After Orlando. On Friday, August 9, 2019, at 8 pm at…

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Collective Rage

Collective Rage: A Play in Five Betties By Jen Silverman August 21, 2020- September 12, 2020 Betty wants to talk about love, needs to hit something and keeps using a small hand mirror to stare into parts of herself she’s never examined. In Collective Rage: A Play in Five Betties, five different women collide at…

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Intimate Apparel

Intimate Apparel By Lynn Nottage August 7, 2020 – August 30, 2020 Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Lynn Nottage explores the strength of the human spirit through the story of Esther, an African-American seamstress in early 1900s Manhattan. When a letter arrives for Esther, romance is sparked, betrayal is born, and six lives are changed forever. Intimate…

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The Children

The Children By Lucy Kirkwood June 26, 2020 – July 19, 2020 In this British post-apocalyptic drama, Lucy Kirkwood paints a world that is in utter chaos after a devastating series of events. Two retired nuclear engineers are living a quiet life on the coast until an old friend shows up at their door with…

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Memphis

Memphis Book and lyrics by Joe DiPietro | Music and lyrics by David Bryan June 5, 2020 – June 28, 2020 From the underground dance clubs of 1950’s Memphis comes the Tony- and Olivier Award-winning musical that bursts off the stage with explosive dancing, irresistible songs and a thrilling tale of fame and forbidden love.…

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All My Sons

All My Sons by Arthur Miller March 26, 2020 – April 19, 2020 All My Sons tells the story of Joe Keller, a self-made middle-aged man who has done a terrible and tragic thing: He framed his business partner for a crime and engineered his own exoneration. Now his son is about to marry the…

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Last Train to Nibroc

Last Train to Nibroc by Arlene Hutton February 14, 2020 – March 8, 2020 Last Train to Nibroc is the first in a trilogy of plays by Florida native Arlene Hutton. In December 1940, an east-bound cross-country train carries the bodies of the great American writers Nathanael West and F. Scott Fitzgerald. Also on board…

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Men on Boats

Men on Boats by Jaclyn Backhaus January 17, 2020 – February 9, 2020 Ten explorers. Four boats. One Grand Canyon. Men on Boats is a true-ish retelling of the 1869 Powell expedition, when one-armed Captain John Wesley Powell and a crew of insane yet loyal volunteers set out to chart the course of the Colorado…

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